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Technology of the Future, Yesterday!

Steven sat in his favourite coffee shop, writing in his journal during the morning rush. He was composing a particularly astute sentence when he was interrupted by a nosy high school student. “Is that a fountain pen?” he demanded of … Continue reading

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Technological Advancement

Ben and Steve wandered through their StuffMart, stocking up on supplies. After loading up with frozen pizzas and chips, They wandered back to the front of the store to pay. Without a word, Ben entered the self-checkout line. “What’re you … Continue reading

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Self-Checkout

Mike and Darcy spent an hour weaving through the crowd at the grocery store to pick a few items. When they grabbed the final thing on their list, they made a b-line for the cashiers. “Hey, they have self-checkout,” exclaimed … Continue reading

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Tech Savvy

Simeon slammed his laptop shut and cursed. “Problem?” asked Andrea. “Technology is so stupid. Why can’t I understand this? I have a degree. I’m above average intelligence.” “You’re also middle aged,” added Andrea. “I’m not old!” said Simeon with another … Continue reading

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Past vs. Present

“Hey Bill, you comin’ over to watch the game tonight?” asked Ted. It was 5:30 and already the sun was setting. “Next time. I can’t tonight.” “What? You got plans or somethin’?” “As it happens, I do,” said Bill. “You … Continue reading

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Ideas of Heaven

Megan sighed as she walked past the withered blooms in her flower garden. She looked beyond to the cucumbers and pumpkins nearly ready for picking. The thought of a bountiful harvest after months of hard work made her smile. It … Continue reading

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The Homework Assignment

Holly watched her daughter Megan burst into the living room. She landed on the couch and produced a sound Holly knew well. Teenaged angst. It was followed by a long, weary sigh. The entire time Megan clicked away on her … Continue reading

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